Reference numberNLB/11/938
Alternative reference numberNLB/11 p464
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to A W Pickering, 20 Newman Street, Oxford Street, W.
Date7 November 1895
DescriptionRix is instructed to acknowledge Pickering's letter of the 30th October addressed to the Secretary of the Royal Society. It would be contrary to the regulations of the Society to lay any scientific matter before the Society unless it is embodied in a memo or endorsed by a Fellow of the Society as suitable for reading at a meeting.
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